The Henrico Master Gardeners work on several programs in the community, including:
Scheduled opportunities to speak with Master Gardeners at Garden Centers, Farmers Markets and Special Events.
“Virtual” helpline for asking gardening questions and problem solving.
Lab evaluation of plant samples for identification and problem solving
Special garden talks by Master Gardeners or Extension Office staff to groups
On-site assessment of homeowners’ landscape and lawns
Special gardens created and maintained by Master Gardeners to teach children and adults about gardening
Individual garden projects designed to provide interaction with nature, experience sensory stimuli and restore mental/psychological well-being
Youth-oriented horticulture and nature activities